gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name [Linux 3.16.63]

This Linux kernel change "gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name" is included in the Linux 3.16.63 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sat Oct 13 00:19:13 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 01d94e3 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3df629d. The same Linux […]

alpha: unify the glue for sigreturn-like syscalls [Linux 4.20]

This Linux kernel change "alpha: unify the glue for sigreturn-like syscalls" is included in the Linux 4.20 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Thu Aug 16 21:03:35 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 8a68060 (patch). alpha: unify the glue for sigreturn-like syscalls Signed-off-by: […]

alpha: use alpha_ni_syscall only for syscall zero [Linux 4.20]

This Linux kernel change "alpha: use alpha_ni_syscall only for syscall zero" is included in the Linux 4.20 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] ZenIV.linux.org.uk> on Sat Aug 11 01:04:55 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 060581c (patch). alpha: use alpha_ni_syscall only for syscall zero Once […]

cachefiles: fix the race between cachefiles_bury_object() and rmdir(2) [Linux 3.16.62]

This Linux kernel change "cachefiles: fix the race between cachefiles_bury_object() and rmdir(2)" is included in the Linux 3.16.62 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Wed Oct 17 15:23:26 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 45d8e6c (patch) which is from upstream commit 169b803. The […]

gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name [Linux 4.4.164]

This Linux kernel change "gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name" is included in the Linux 4.4.164 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sat Oct 13 00:19:13 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 82a7672 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3df629d. The same Linux […]

gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name [Linux 3.18.126]

This Linux kernel change "gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name" is included in the Linux 3.18.126 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sat Oct 13 00:19:13 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 844c938 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3df629d. The same Linux […]

make sure that __dentry_kill() always invalidates d_seq, unhashed or not [Linux 3.16.61]

This Linux kernel change "make sure that __dentry_kill() always invalidates d_seq, unhashed or not" is included in the Linux 3.16.61 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Thu Aug 9 10:15:54 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is c29c4eb (patch) which is from upstream commit […]

unify dentry_iput() and dentry_unlink_inode() [Linux 3.16.61]

This Linux kernel change "unify dentry_iput() and dentry_unlink_inode()" is included in the Linux 3.16.61 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sun May 29 20:13:30 2016 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is d7a3001 (patch) which is from upstream commit 550dce0. The same Linux upstream change […]

use ->d_seq to get coherency between ->d_inode and ->d_flags [Linux 3.16.61]

This Linux kernel change "use ->d_seq to get coherency between ->d_inode and ->d_flags" is included in the Linux 3.16.61 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Mon Feb 29 12:12:46 2016 -0500. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is b9bc5b0 (patch) which is from upstream commit a528aca. […]

fix __legitimize_mnt()/mntput() race [Linux 3.16.61]

This Linux kernel change "fix __legitimize_mnt()/mntput() race" is included in the Linux 3.16.61 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Thu Aug 9 17:51:32 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 7a49bf4 (patch) which is from upstream commit 119e1ef. The same Linux upstream change may […]

root dentries need RCU-delayed freeing [Linux 3.16.61]

This Linux kernel change "root dentries need RCU-delayed freeing" is included in the Linux 3.16.61 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Mon Aug 6 09:03:58 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is aa60dca (patch) which is from upstream commit 90bad5e. The same Linux upstream […]

gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name [Linux 4.9.137]

This Linux kernel change "gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name" is included in the Linux 4.9.137 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sat Oct 13 00:19:13 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 4b347ab (patch) which is from upstream commit 3df629d. The same Linux […]

gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name [Linux 4.14.81]

This Linux kernel change "gfs2_meta: ->mount() can get NULL dev_name" is included in the Linux 4.14.81 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Sat Oct 13 00:19:13 2018 -0400. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 63be206 (patch) which is from upstream commit 3df629d. The same Linux […]

cachefiles: fix the race between cachefiles_bury_object() and rmdir(2) [Linux 4.9.136]

This Linux kernel change "cachefiles: fix the race between cachefiles_bury_object() and rmdir(2)" is included in the Linux 4.9.136 release. This change is authored by Al Viro <viro [at] zeniv.linux.org.uk> on Wed Oct 17 15:23:26 2018 +0100. The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 186c585 (patch) which is from upstream commit 169b803. The […]